ASIA IOT BUSINESS PLATFORM THAILAND
July 24-25, 2018
On the move to become ASEAN’s digital infrastructure hub by 2020, a broadband plan was introduced to increase its reach from 33% to 95%. According to Anudith Nakornthap, Thailand’s ICT minister, Smart Thailand project is expected boost to the country’s competitiveness, and empower local stakeholders across business sectors. While most of IoT spending seen takes place in the manufacturing and logistics sectors, the government’s determination to drive digital growth is expressed in the multiple IoT initiatives, including smart city plans in Phuket, Chiang Mai, and Bangkok. Supported by the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, Asia IoT Business Platform brings together senior stakeholders from government, telecommunications, manufacturing, logistics, transportation, healthcare, banking and financial services to explore the possibility of adopting IoT solutions to build smarter cities and efficient business.